Thursday , 23 May 2019

Education

Alliance Française open in Ajman University

Ajman University J2-G21 building, is to offer an array of courses and international diplomas for basic, independent and fluent users. Ajman-UAE: Want to learn French? At an accredited place? Short of time or have a problem travelling long distances? No need to worry anymore. All these concerns have become history with the first ever university-based French language centre in the …

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Mastercard partners with GEMS Education to offer scholarships to high-achieving UAE students

As part of its annual partnership with GEMS Education, Mastercard holds scholarship awards ceremony at GEMS Wellington Academy, Al Khail Mastercard, a leading technology company in the global payments industry, has formed an annual partnership with GEMS Education to grant scholarships to high-achieving students, in the field of academic excellence and extra-curriculars such as sports and the creative & performing …

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City, University of London marks milestone with 10th graduation ceremony in Dubai

Graduates had the honour of receiving their degrees from His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of the Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, Chairman of Dubai Airports and Chairman and Chief Executive Emirates Group In a milestone celebration held in Dubai this week, 51 graduates from the Cass Executive MBA and MSc Aviation Management programmes were awarded degrees during …

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Abu Dhabi University tackles the AI skills gap at Bett MEA Leadership Convention

Abu Dhabi University (ADU) participated in this year’s edition of the Bett Middle East and Africa (MEA) Leadership Conference, the world’s largest education technology event. Professor Waqar Ahmad, Chancellor and Provost at ADU, took part in a panel discussion during the two-day conference which took place at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) Abu Dhabi University (ADU) participated in …

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Is technology good or bad for learning?

I’ll bet you’ve read something about technology and learning recently. You may have read that device use enhances learning outcomes. Or perhaps you’ve read that screen time is not good for kids. Maybe you’ve read that there’s no link between adolescents’ screen time and their well-being. Or that college students’ learning declines the more devices are present in their classrooms. …

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Cisco inspires young girls to pursue STEM education

The event was led by Cisco executives and is designed to inspire young girls to consider an education and career within STEM industries :Cisco recently hosted its annual Girls Power Tech event in its Dubai office, aimed at introducing young female students to the technology industry through interactions with advocates in the field. The event was led by Cisco executives …

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Emirates College of Technology honors 500 students at the 22nd Annual Graduation Ceremony

In the presence of Sheikh Abdullah Bin Mohammed Bin Khalid Al Nahyan The graduation ceremony was presided over by President of ECT, Professor Abdul Rahim Sabouni, with Sheikh Abdullah Bin Mohammed Bin Khalid Al Nahyan attending the event as a guest of honor. The VIP guest list included ECT Board of Trustees, Ambassadors, CEOs, strategic partners and other prominent figures …

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Assistive Technology Awareness event held at Zayed University

Students empowerment needed to help them become independent learners Abu Dhabi: The Zayed University Department of Student Accessibility Services (SAS) has recently organized the Assistive Technology Awareness Event to showcase the latest technologies applied to empower students of determination to become independent learners. The event saw the participation of several specialized companies in the field of accessibility services in the …

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Khalifa University ranked among Top 30 in Asia

First UAE institution to be placed among Top 30 in Asia Khalifa University of Science and Technology, a research university dedicated to the advancement of learning through the discovery and application of knowledge, has announced that it has further improved its rankings to be placed 28th in the prestigious Times Higher Education (THE) Asia University Rankings 2019 that was released …

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SAE to host Ramadan Camps to help students develop critical creative skills

A fun learning experience to keep students passionate about creative media and develop their skills SAE, the world’s leading educator in creative media industries will host four creative media camps during Ramadan to introduce students to the basic tools and techniques of Robotics, Programming, Photography and Animation. The Robotics Camp will cover the basic structure of an autonomous robot and …

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